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September 23rd 2014, 5:30 pm PT

Defense Grid 2 is Now Available for Xbox One

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Game Description: Defense Grid 2, DG2, is the highly-anticipated sequel to Hidden Path Entertainment’s 2008 Defense Grid: The Awakening. Setting the bar as the definitive tower defense game, Defense Grid 2 introduces new worlds and threats to test your tower placement strategies. With a bold new look, a compelling single-player campaign, and the addition of new game modes, online player-versus-player and multiplayer co-op, every play-through brings fun new opportunities and challenges. DG2 comes with a story campaign featuring 21 stunning maps, dynamic level movement, an expanded story and cast of characters, hundreds of challenge mode experiences, new multiplayer modes, a procedurally driven audio score and the ability for players to build their own levels.

September 23rd 2014 at 5:30 pm | Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 6 comments

September 23rd 2014, 6:00 am PT

This Week’s Deals with Gold

Here are this week’s games and add-on deals on the Xbox Games Store. Discounts are valid now through 29 September 2014.

Xbox One

    

Content Title Content Type Discount %
Amazing Spiderman 2 Xbox One Game 33%
Contrast Xbox One Game 33%
1001 Spikes Xbox One Game 33%

Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region. Deals with Gold are valid for Xbox Live Gold members.

Xbox 360

          

Content Title Content Type Discount %
Amazing Spiderman Games on Demand 66%
Amazing Spiderman 2 Games on Demand 60%
The Orange Box Games on Demand 75%
Fuse Games on Demand 66%
Syndicate Games on Demand 75%
Mass Effect 2 - Kasumi Stolen Memory Add-on 50%
Mass Effect 2 – Lair of the Shadow Broker Add-on 50%
Mass Effect 2 - Arrival Add-on 50%
Mass Effect 3 - Leviathan Add-on 50%
Mass Effect 3 – Omega Add-on 50%
Mass Effect 3 – Citadel Add-on 50%
Mass Effect 3 – From Ashes Add-on 50%
GRID Autosport Games on Demand 58%

Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region. Deals with Gold are valid for Xbox Live Gold members.

September 23rd 2014 at 6:00 am | Arcade, Deal, Marketplace, Xbox 360 Games On Demand, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 215 comments

September 23rd 2014, 12:01 am PT

FIFA 15 is Now Available for Xbox One and Xbox 360

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Game Description: FIFA 15 brings football to life in stunning detail so fans can experience the emotion of the sport like never before. Witness the intensity of crowds chanting and cheering like on match day, and listen to commentators guide fans through the story of the game with Dynamic Match Presentation. For the first time ever, all 22 players on the pitch are connected with Emotional Intelligence – now players will react to opponents and teammates within the context, and relative to the narrative of the match. Next Generation Visuals put fans on Living Pitches with grass that wears and tears as the match progresses. Authentic Player Visuals make players lean, athletic, and true to their real-life appearance. Player Control heightens the responsiveness of player movement, gives athletes more control and personality on the ball, and makes Man-to-Man Battles more rewarding than ever before. To get 10% off your purchase, you’ll need to sign up for EA Access before you pre-purchase FIFA 15.

Note: There are two versions of FIFA 15 available for Xbox One – the FIFA 15 standard edition and the Xbox One FIFA 15 Ultimate Team Edition. Click each link for more details.

 

FIFA 15 is also available for Xbox 360. Check price and availability in your Xbox LIVE region.

FIFA 15 Ultimate Team is also available for Windows Phone and for Windows 8.1. Click each link to visit the correct Store for your device.

September 23rd 2014 at 12:01 am | Pre-order, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 44 comments

September 19th 2014, 10:00 am PT

Flockers Is Now Available for Xbox One

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Game Description: New from the creators of Worms, Flockers is a modern day take on the classic A to B puzzle genre with a generous helping of dark humour for good measure. Held in captivity within the evil thrall of their diabolical masters the sheep are finally making a dash for freedom. But without your guidance they are destined to die in the most horrific ways as they follow each other into diabolical traps, giant meat cleavers, spikes and other deadly obstacles.

NOTE: Flockers launches with an introductory 25% discount for Xbox Live Gold members only.

September 19th 2014 at 10:00 am | ID@Xbox, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 43 comments

September 18th 2014, 5:30 pm PT

D4: Dark Dreams Don’t Die is Now Available for Xbox One

D4: Dark Dreams Don't DieContent: D4: Dark Dreams Don’t Die

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Game Description: A time traveling detective has to solve his wife’s murder before he can prevent it. Use his supernatural ability to “dive” into the world of the living past by touching artifacts called “mementos” to find out the truth behind his wife’s death.

For more on D4, check out this interview with Director Swery65 over on Xbox Wire.

September 18th 2014 at 5:30 pm | Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 60 comments

September 18th 2014, 1:54 pm PT

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Now Available for Digital Preorder on Xbox One

Middle-earth: Shadow of MordorContent: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor

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Game Description:XBOX ONE GAME EXPECTED TO RELEASE ON 9/30/2014. YOU MAY DOWNLOAD THE GAME FROM XBOX LIVE BEFORE THEN, BUT IT WILL NOT BE PLAYABLE UNTIL 12:01 AM PDT / 3:01 AM EDT ON THE RELEASE DATE.

Fight through Mordor and uncover the truth of the spirit that compels you, discover the origins of the Rings of Power, build your legend and ultimately confront the evil of Sauron in this new chronicle of Middle-earth.

 

September 18th 2014 at 1:54 pm | Pre-order, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 40 comments

September 18th 2014, 1:53 pm PT

Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition Now Available for Digital Preorder on Xbox One

Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition

Content: Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition

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Game Description: XBOX ONE GAME EXPECTED TO RELEASE ON 10/14/2014. YOU MAY DOWNLOAD THE GAME FROM XBOX LIVE BEFORE THEN, BUT IT WILL NOT BE PLAYABLE UNTIL 12:01 AM ON THE RELEASE DATE.

The Definitive Edition of the critically acclaimed, award winning open-world action adventure, reworked, rebuilt and re-mastered for Xbox One. All 24 previously available DLC extensions from the Xbox 360 version have been integrated into the game, including the story-extending episode Year of the Snake and the horror-themed Nightmare in North Point. Alongside a wealth of new technological, audio and visual improvements, Hong Kong has never felt so alive. A vibrant, neon city teaming with life, Hong Kong’s exotic locations and busy streets and markets hide one of the most powerful and dangerous criminal organizations in the world: the notorious Triads. Play as Wei Shen – the highly skilled undercover cop trying to take down the Triads from the inside out. You’ll have to prove yourself worthy as you fight your way up the organization, taking part in brutal criminal activities without blowing your cover. Destroy your opponents in brutal hand-to-hand combat using an unmatched martial arts system. Dominate Hong Kong’s buzzing streets in thrilling illegal street races and tear it up in explosive firearms action. Sleeping Dogs’ Hong Kong is the ultimate playground. Undercover, the rules are different.

 

September 18th 2014 at 1:53 pm | Pre-order, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 47 comments

September 17th 2014, 1:26 pm PT

Forza Horizon 2 Demo for Xbox One

Forza Horizon 2 Demo for Xbox OneContent: Forza Horizon 2 Demo

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Game Description: A world of beauty and freedom awaits in Forza Horizon 2! Explore a beautiful open world with dynamic day, night and spectacular weather effects in stunning 1080p. Drive 200+ cars in epic road trips through a massive, wide-open world of freedom. Action-packed driving gameplay rewards you for showing off your style as well as your skill. Instantly connect with friends online with no lobbies and no waiting.


Forza Horizon 2 is also available for Digital Preorder on Xbox One. Find all the relevant details and special editions here.

September 17th 2014 at 1:26 pm | Demo, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 49 comments

September 16th 2014, 9:07 am PT

Forza Horizon 2 is Now Available for Digital Preorder on Xbox One

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Game Description:XBOX ONE GAME EXPECTED TO RELEASE ON 9/30/2014. YOU MAY DOWNLOAD THE GAME FROM XBOX LIVE BEFORE THEN, BUT IT WILL NOT BE PLAYABLE UNTIL 12:01 AM ON THE RELEASE DATE.

A world of beauty and freedom awaits in Forza Horizon 2! Explore a beautiful open world with dynamic day, night and spectacular weather effects in stunning 1080p. Drive 200+ cars in epic road trips through a massive, wide-open world of freedom. Action-packed driving gameplay rewards you for showing off your style as well as your skill. Instantly connect with friends online with no lobbies and no waiting.

Note: There are 3 versions of Forza Horizon 2 available for pre-order – the Day One Edition, the Day One Deluxe Edition and the Day One Ultimate Edition. Click each link for more details or see below.

Xbox One Pre-Order FAQ

  • Forza Horizon 2 Day One Edition - This edition includes the full game of Forza Horizon 2, along with the Day One Car Pack. The Day One car Pack features three amazing cars: the 2012 Dodge Challenger R/T, 2014 Ford Fiesta ST, and the 2013 Mercedes-Benz A 45 AMG.
  • Forza Horizon 2 Day One Deluxe Edition - This edition includes the full version of Forza Horizon 2, the Day One Car Pack, and VIP membership. The Day One car Pack features three cars: the 2012 Dodge Challenger R/T, 2014 Ford Fiesta ST, and the 2013 Mercedes-Benz A 45 AMG. VIP membership gets you access to exclusive benefits in Forza Horizon 2, including the five-car VIP Car pack (2012 Lamborghini Urus, 2014 Tesla Model S, 1967 Ferrari 330 P4, 1949 Mercury Coupe, and the 2013 Donkervoort D8 GTO), 2x player reward acceleration, access to exclusive multiplayer events, in-game gifts from the Forza community team, and special in-game recognition.
  • Forza Horizon 2 Day One Ultimate Edition - This edition includes the full version of Forza Horizon 2, the Day One Car Pack, VIP membership, and the Forza Horizon 2 Car Pass. The Day One car Pack features three cars: the 2012 Dodge Challenger R/T, 2014 Ford Fiesta ST, and the 2013 Mercedes-Benz A 45 AMG. VIP membership gets you access to exclusive benefits in Forza Horizon 2, including the five-car VIP Car pack(2012 Lamborghini Urus, 2014 Tesla Model S, 1967 Ferrari 330 P4, 1949 Mercury Coupe, and the 2013 Donkervoort D8 GTO), 2x player reward acceleration, access to exclusive multiplayer events, in-game gifts from the Forza community team, and special in-game recognition. The Forza Horizon 2 Car Pass gets you access to six monthly pack add-ons (5 cars each). Plus, Car Pass owners will receive an exclusive bonus car for free, the 2010 Noble M600. That’s 31 cars to collect, race, and customize in Forza Horizon 2!

September 16th 2014 at 9:07 am | Pre-order, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 112 comments

September 16th 2014, 6:00 am PT

This Week’s Deals with Gold

Here are this week’s games and add-on deals on the Xbox Games Store. Discounts are valid now through 22 September 2014.

Xbox One

Content Title Content Type Discount %
Valiant Hearts Xbox One Game 33%
Killer Instinct Season 1 Retro Costume Pack Add-on 50%
Battlefield 4 Engineer Shortcut Kit* Add-on 33%

Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region. Deals with Gold are valid for Xbox Live Gold members.
*This deal is available for Xbox Live Gold & Silver members.

Xbox 360

          

Content Title Content Type Discount %
Valiant Hearts Arcade 50%
Eternal Sonata Games on Demand 67%
Tales of Vesperia Games on Demand 67%
Pac Man & the Ghostly Adventures Games on Demand 75%
Soul Calibur II HD Online Arcade 67%
Metro Last Light Games on Demand 67%
Metro 2033 Games on Demand 75%
Monkey Island 2: Special Edition Le Chuck’s Revenge Arcade 75%
The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition Arcade 75%
LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean: The Video Game Games on Demand 50%
Disney Universe Neverland level pack Add-on 80%
Battlefield 4 Engineer Shortcut Kit* Add-on 33%

Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region. Deals with Gold are valid for Xbox Live Gold members.
*This deal is available for Xbox Live Gold & Silver members.

 

September 16th 2014 at 6:00 am | Deal, Game Add-on, Marketplace, Xbox 360, Xbox 360 Games On Demand, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 204 comments

September 9th 2014, 6:01 am PT

This Week’s Deals with Gold

Here are this week’s games and add-on deals on the Xbox Games Store. Discounts are valid now through 15 September 2014.

Xbox One

  

Content Title Content Type Discount %
Worms Battleground Xbox One Game 40%
Watch_Dogs Xbox One Game 30%

Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region. Deals with Gold are valid for Xbox Live Gold members.

Xbox 360

  

Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region. Deals with Gold are valid for Xbox Live Gold members.

September 9th 2014 at 6:01 am | Deal, Game Add-on, Marketplace, Xbox 360, Xbox 360 Games On Demand, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 219 comments

September 9th 2014, 12:02 am PT

Destiny Now available for Xbox One and Xbox 360

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Game Description: Destiny is a next generation first person shooter featuring an unprecedented combination of cinematic storytelling, cooperative, competitive, and public gameplay, and personal activities that are woven into an expansive, persistent online world. Venture out alone or join up with friends. The choice is yours. Personalize and upgrade every aspect of how you look and fight with a nearly limitless combination of armor, weapons, and visual customizations. Take your upgraded character into every mode, including campaign, cooperative, social, public, and competitive multiplayer. Explore the ancient ruins of our solar system, from the red dunes of Mars to the lush jungles of Venus. Earn and wield incredible weapons and powers to defeat your enemies. Reclaim all that we have lost. Become Legend.

Note: There are two versions of Destiny available – the standard edition of Destiny and the Destiny Digital Guardian Edition. Click each link for more details.

Destiny is also available for Xbox 360 – check price and availability in your Xbox Live region here.

September 9th 2014 at 12:02 am | Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 177 comments

September 9th 2014, 12:01 am PT

NHL 15 Now Available for Xbox One and Xbox 360

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Game Description: Built to harness the power of the next generation console – NHL® 15 brings to life the sights, sounds and feel of real NHL action like never before. Every player is affected by real-world physics leading to multiplayer collisions and pileups through 12 Player NHL Collision Physics. NHL 15 welcomes Mike ‘Doc’ Emrick, Eddie Olczyk and analyst Ray Ferraro providing insight through revolutionary real life visuals all presented in an authentic NBC Sports Broadcast Package. This is the next generation of Hockey. To get 10% off your purchase and an exclusive trial five days before the release date, you’ll need to sign up for EA Access before you pre-purchase NHL 15.

Note: There are two versions of NHL available – the Standard Edition of NHL 15 and the NHL 15 Ultimate Edition. Click each link for more details.

NHL 15 is also available for Xbox 360. Check price and availability in your Xbox LIVE region

September 9th 2014 at 12:01 am | Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 35 comments

September 4th 2014, 5:14 pm PT

Minecraft: Xbox One Edition is Now Available

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Game Description: Build with your imagination! Minecraft, the best-selling game on Xbox 360, is now available on Xbox One. Create and explore your very own world where the only limit is what you can imagine – just be sure to build a shelter before night comes to keep yourself safe from monsters. Play on your own, or with up to 4 players split screen, or 8 players online.

Already own Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition? Here’s more information on how to transfer your saved worlds and Add-ons, and how to take advantage of a special price for upgraders:

September 4th 2014 at 5:14 pm | Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 227 comments

September 2nd 2014, 9:00 pm PT

Minecraft: Xbox One Edition Arrives this Friday

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Minecraft enters the next generation with the release of Minecraft: Xbox One Edition, which will become available Friday, September 5th for download in the Xbox Store.  Owners of Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition can upgrade for just $4.99 USD, while new players can download the full game for $19.99 USD.

More great news for existing Xbox 360 Minecraft players: All downloadable content players have purchased for the Xbox 360 Edition is available free for re-download on Xbox One. Additionally, you can transfer your favorite Xbox 360 worlds and content to the Xbox One Edition so you won’t lose your creations.

With worlds up to 36 times larger than on Xbox 360, now there’s an even bigger canvas to create, with four player split-screen on one console or up to eight players over Xbox Live.

Later this month, select retailers will sell the full game Digital Download Code and the full game packaged disc will be on retail store shelves globally this holiday.

September 2nd 2014 at 9:00 pm | Game Add-on, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 156 comments

September 2nd 2014, 9:19 am PT

Dance Central Spotlight is Now Available for Xbox One

Dance Central SpotlightContent: Dance Central Spotlight

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Game Description: The newest game in the award-winning Dance Central series focuses on the core dance experience. With more routines per song and a massive library of additional songs for purchase, Dance Central Spotlight lets you customize your dance sessions more than ever before. Break a sweat with an enhanced Fitness Mode including specially authored routines, or use the voice-activated Practice That mode to rehearse difficult moves immediately in-song. And with choreography designed for everyone from new to advanced dancers, anyone can take the stage.

For the latest news and details on the game, head on over to the official Dance Central Forums, or for any questions as you get the party started, please visit the official Harmonix Support Portal.

 

September 2nd 2014 at 9:19 am | Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 47 comments

September 2nd 2014, 8:46 am PT

Warframe is Now Available for Xbox One

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Game Description: They were called Tenno. Warriors of blade and gun – Masters of the Warframe armor. Those that survived the old war were left drifting among the ruins. Now they are needed once more. The Grineer, with their vast armies, are spreading throughout the solar system. A call echoes across the stars summoning the Tenno to an ancient place. They summon you. Come Tenno, you must join the war.






September 2nd 2014 at 8:46 am | Free, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 26 comments

September 2nd 2014, 6:00 am PT

WARRIORS OROCHI 3 Ultimate is Now Available for Xbox One

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Game Description: The WARRIORS OROCHI series is a series of tactical action games in which heroes from the DYNASTY WARRIORS and SAMURAI WARRIORS franchises work together in an effort to defeat Orochi, the Serpent King. The latest title in the series, WARRIORS OROCHI 3, features over 120 playable characters, who can be played freely in three-character teams. Themes of loyalty, betrayal, friendship and love are explored in the human drama created as these heroes clash on the field of battle.

September 2nd 2014 at 6:00 am | Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 15 comments

September 2nd 2014, 5:01 am PT

This Week’s Deals with Gold

Here are this week’s games and add-on deals on the Xbox Games Store. Discounts are valid now through 8 September 2014.

Xbox One

  

Content
Title
Content
Type
Discount %
Child of Light Xbox One Game 33%
Lococycle Xbox One Game 40%

Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region. Deals with Gold are valid for Xbox Live Gold members.

Xbox 360

          

Content Title Content Type Discount %
Resident Evil Revelations Games on Demand 66%
Resident Evil 4 Games on Demand 67%
Rock of Ages Arcade 50%
Persona 4 Arena Games on Demand 67%
Bellator: MMA Onslaught Arcade 60%
Bellator Muay Thai Style Pack Add-on 60%
Activision Publisher Sale*
Prototype Games on Demand 75%
Prototype 2 Games on Demand 63%
The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct Games on Demand 70%
Transformers: Fall of Cybertron Games on Demand 80%
Transformers: War for Cybertron Games on Demand 75%
NASCAR Inside Line Games on Demand 75%
Family Guy Back to the Multiverse Games on Demand 83%
Tony Hawk: Pro Skater HD Arcade 67%
Call of Duty: World at War Games on Demand 25%
Call of Duty 2 Games on Demand 50%
Call of Duty 3 Games on Demand 50%
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare Games on Demand 25%
Geometry Wars: Retro Evolved 2 Arcade 50%
Wipeout 3 Games on Demand 80%
Carcassonne Arcade 50%
Vigilante 8 Arcade 50%

Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region. Deals with Gold are valid for Xbox Live Gold members.
*These deals are available for Xbox Live Gold & Silver members.

September 2nd 2014 at 5:01 am | Arcade, Deal, Game Add-on, Marketplace, Xbox 360 Games On Demand, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 258 comments

August 28th 2014, 4:00 pm PT

Stick It to the Man is Now Available on Xbox One

Stick It to the ManContent: Stick It to the Man

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Game Description: On an ordinary day, hard hat tester; Ray has a bizarre accident and wakes up with a giant pink spaghetti arm sticking out of his brain, giving him extraordinary mind-reading powers. Ray can suddenly change the world with stickers, transforming his paper universe by tearing it, folding it and using the crazy stickers he finds (along with his awesome new powers) to solve mind-boggling puzzles! Sadly, Ray doesn’t have much time to get to grips with his new-fangled psychic abilities. Instead, he’s on the run from ‘The Man’ for a crime he didn’t commit. Can you help Ray out of this sticky situation? Get ready to tear it, rip it and Stick it to the Man!

August 28th 2014 at 4:00 pm | ID@Xbox, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 17 comments

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